Alexander S. Ashman, a lifelong Leonard resident, went to be with the Lord on September 22, 2017. He was 26.
Alex was born on September 21, 1991 the son of Mark and Holly (Thomas). Alex was a graduate of Oxford High School and after high school he attended Oakland Community College and obtained an Associate’s Degree. Alex was an accomplished mechanical designer and had a thirst for learning. Alex had a passion for playing the Guitar. He was in a band called “Fairledge” and participated in the worship band at Rochester Christian Church. Alex was a generous young man with a big heart and an infectious laugh. Alex was a good friend to many; always willing to listen and help.
Alex is survived by his loving parents Mark and Holly of Leonard. Siblings; David (Alivia) of Lake Orion, Brianna of Leonard, Jonathan of Leonard, and Josiah of Leonard. Grandparents Mary Ann Ashman of Shelby Twp. and Lynn (Randy) Scott of Irish Hills. Aunts and Uncles; Michael (Bonita) of Richmond, Adde (Gene) Naddeo of Boston, John (Kathy) of Lake Orion, Jeffrey of Mt. Clemens, Joan (Bob) Florian of Lake Orion, Greg (Starr) of Algonac, Mary Ann (Chris) Sheufelt of Utica, Rachelle (Rich) Jordan of Clarkston, Lisa of Clawson, Patrick (Tricia) of Harrison, Shelley (Jim) Raymond of Montana, and Cliff Thomas of Detroit. Many loving cousins and his beloved pet Jessie.
Services were held Sept. 27 with Pastor Kelvin Lott officiating at Rochester Christian Church (4435 North Rochester Road, Rochester, MI 48306). Burial will be private.